Nutritionist at Watoto Church

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Title: Nutritionist.

Organization: Watoto Child Care Ministries

Duty Station: Watoto Homes- Suubi and Bbira

Watoto Church and Child Care ministries has experienced exponential growth in the past couple of
years composed of multiple Celebration Centers {Campuses) and diverse Community care initiatives
that include; Child Care, Community and Neighborhood, Education and FM Radio amongst others. In all
of this, Watoto remains a local church, committed to celebrating Christ and caring for community.

Watoto is seeking to recruit a Nutritionist to deliver nigh-quality and efficient nutrition services to meet the health needs of the Watoto patients, their families, and surrounding communities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities {but not limited to)

1. Nutritional Services to Watoto Mothers, Children and Surrounding Communities
• Conduct nutritional assessments and surveys for Watoto clients.
• Review nutritional status of all children and chronically ill patients and make appropriate
recommendations and nutritional counselling.
• Monitor malnourished clients on nutritional therapy and develop patients’ meal plans.
• Spearhead clients’ nutrition education and participate in community nutrition sensitization.
• Coordinate evaluation for food supplies and food testing for Watoto Homes in accordance with
required standards
• Provide nutritional technical support to other departments involved in food production,
handling and processing.
• Develop policies and guidelines related to Nutritional Health of Watoto mothers and children.
• Participate in resource mobilization for partnerships and collaboration to widen the scope of
nutritional services.
2. Risk Management
• Support in teaching and training staff in other departments on nutritional aspects.
• Coordinate and participate in food preparation demonstration activities for mothers

Qualifications, Skills and Experience.
• The applicant for the role should hold at least a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Human
Nutrition or dietetics and any other relevant discipline.
• At least a minimum of two years’ working experience in clinical and community nutrition in a
reputable organization.
• Training in eMTCT, IYCF, IMAM is an added advantage
• Should be registered by Allied Health Professional council

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates can apoly by visiting our website;
1. Website
2. Go to Apply for a job section
3. Under that, view the Job Role and click on tne line that reads; Apply
4. Fill out the form that will be open and submit after all sections have been filled.
5. Submit your CV, academic and professional documents, and a cell/pastor’s recommendation letter
to (Subject Line: Job Title – First Name, Last Name)

DEADLINE; 23’ᵈ / May/2022.